Neottia gaudissartii Hand.-Mazz. 1937 Photo by Chinese Blog Website

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Common Name Gaudissarti's Neottia - In China Shuang Rui Lan

Flower Size 1/4" [7 mm]

Found in central Shanxi, western Henan, and Liaoning provinces of China in Tilia forests in humus rich soils at elevations of 700 to 800 meters as a small sized, cold growing terrestrial with a slightly curved rhizome giving rise in the later August to a slender, 2.4 to 3.2" [6 to 8 cm] long, densely many flowered inflorescence with 5 to 7, membraneous, lowermost tubular, ovate-lanceolate above sheaths and lanceolate, acuminate floral bracts

Synonyms Archineottia gaudissartii (Hand.-Mazz.) S.C.Chen 1979; Diplandrorchis sinica S.C.Chen 1979; Holopogon gaudissartii (Hand.-Mazz.) S.C.Chen 1997

References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 40 2000 as Diplandrorchis sinica drawing ok; Rudolf Schlechter Die Orchideen Lieferung 40 2000 as Archineottia gaudissartii drawing fide; Flora of China Vol 25 Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2009 as Diplandrorchis sinica; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 as Diplandrorchis sinica drawing ok; Flora of China Vol 25 Illustrations Zhengyi, Raven & Deyuan 2010 as Holopogon gaudissartii drawing ok;

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